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Physiotherapy Blog

Sciatica

By | October 28th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

The sciatic nerve is the largest nerve of the body that is composed of individual nerve roots which start by branching out from the spine in the lower back and combine to form the “sciatic nerve.” The sciatic nerve runs [...]

Piriformis Syndrome

By | October 28th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

Piriformis is a small butt muscle that contributes to external rotation of hip. It enables us to walk, shift weight from one foot to another and maintain balance. Piriformis Syndrome occurs when this muscle compresses the sciatic nerve (the [...]

BPPV

By | October 28th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo is a disorder of the vestibular system in the inner ear. The condition is characterized by a sensation of dizziness and spinning with change in head positions. It occurs when calcium crystals called otoconia are dislodged [...]

Whiplash

By | October 28th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

Whiplash neck injury is often just called a neck strain. Even though whiplash is often associated with car accidents, any impact or blow that causes your head to jerk forward or backward can cause neck strain.CausesA whiplash neck injury occurs [...]